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 The Ubyssey
VOLUME XXXIV
VANCOUVER, B.C., TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 27, 1951
5 CENTS
NO. 27
AL FOTHERINGHAM
Campus
Chaff
Yesterday I had my moment.
I was an Engineer.
Yes, yesterday for one brief
apell 1 trod the path of greatness. I realized the ambition of
all freshmen, to be one of God-
lva's disciples.
i My* opportunity came during
the chariot race, ln the' scuffle
as the teims rounded the far
turn and herded for home a
pharmacy student, brandishing
his Kleenex over his head, clipped an aaiemic-lookjnK Engineer
(aren't the? all?) in the schnoz-
ale.
Bloody Nose
The Engineer's nose began to
dip gore all over the nice clean
mall. This was very unfortunate
"because Ron Foxall happened to
be nearby, leering at a couple of
nurses.
Now I don't want to give the
Impression that Ron Is the leaBt
bit squeamish. But at the sight
of all those red corpuscles he
tainted dead &>way.
With the split second thinking
quickly confiscated the uniform
that denotes a true artsmen I
worn by those down below- the
infamous ed sweater.
Held head high. I walked down
the mall.
Wet Isn't It
Passing students sneered at
me. As I crouched behind a bush
a big brown collie, looking for
his Satuird&y evening post, mistook me or a fie hydrant.
■But I don't care.
Let them fall me at Christmas,
let them make me drink the cat's
coflfee ... I hbve had my moment.
Go ahead,' lahgh at tne,' sneer,
suit on my red sweater. Yesterday the gods gave me a touch of
glory for pm brief moment.
I was «<n Enginer.
UC Students
Flunk English
En Masse
TORONTO — (CUP) — The results of the University College
Pass English examinations were
made known la»t week. "The results startled the Department of
EnigHsih," sailcl Dr. Woodhouse, professor of English at UC. "They
were much worse tluvn expected."
The purpose of the examinations
werer fftsit, to get some indication
of what degree of "knowledge" English the average undergrad posses,
ses; and secondly, to enable the
Department to provide help for
those who most obviously need
special   attention.
Plans have been made to have
separate classes for those who obtained less than 33 pw cent. Tliere
will be five classes of approximately 35 members each.
Just what the longstanding ef-
ects may, be of this revelation of
the Inability of so many students
to cope with English language is
not known. However, Dr. Missel
said, "It Involves a serious consideration of the role of English in
tho university."
CFCCS Meet
Condemns
Materialism    |
Heaulo, the 21-year.old  McOill law I
student    who    was   elected    presi-i
dent  of   Pax   Itomana  at   Ulie*lnis,
France,  last summer,  told the del-j
egr.'tes to the Canadian Federation
of Catholic  College  Students   con-;
erenco lure  that  it  was  the duty j
of Catholics and of all Christians
to   unite  dn   a   world   shaken   by
ones ot* evil  ;*,ncl defend  their beliefs. ,.
iHe suid that this evil resulted
because of the* fact that Christians and the remainder of the
world   havo   become   nuileriiilist ie.
Post Office Jobs
Still Available
CHINESE AUCTION BARGAIN: an umbrella, scarf and
Sally Heard all for $2'.40. The canny, buyer is Richard
Howell, 3rd Year Artsman. Friday's auction of lost and
found articles was the second this year.
Faith  Is The Topic
Of Address By Scot
Rev. H. M. McRury, a recent arrival from Scotland, spoke
to the VCF last Friday on the topic, "Faith and the New Birth.".
Last Chance For
Xmas Employment
At Post Office
Here's your last chance to work
for the Post Office In the Christmas holidays.
There will be a Html registration period on Wednesday, Nov. 8.
The place is HM6, the tl&e, 12:30
to 1:30. There are openings for
about 500 more applidants, so anyone who wants to register ls al*
most sure to get on. The rate of
paye  is 85c  per hour.
He emphasized that a strong belief in Christ ls man's only way to
salvation. He explained the "New
Birth" as the regeneration that
God gives to man when he accepts
Christ, and comes to have faith
in Him.
ev. McRury said that only God
can determine who ls to be born
again Man has no power ovfertWsT
but must trust In Christ. If a man
sincerely believes in Christ, he will
be born of hod, that Is to say, he
will   be   regenerated.
Ho v. Mclturty stated that if man
is to have a true belied* in God,
this belief should'be expressed in
his faith, obedience to righteous
principles, and- in his everyday actions.
Rev. McRuryls talk was very well
received by the members of the
VCF, and his presence was undoubtedly responsible for the exceptionally large attendance.
Students
WinCard
Contest
Three UHC student artists have
won awards i*n the Chrlstm&s Curd
Competition sponsored by the visual arts committee of the university. They are: Maria Hums, first
prize: Mary Green, second; and
Sylvia Golman, third.
Hunter lewis, chalman of the
visual arts comm Hee, announced
re-tilts   of   the   contest   Monday.
Three classes — profession artists,   student   artists   and    photo-
,'.:rapliers --- were represented, and
ill    awards   and   decisions       were
in; ;le hy a t'oiir.nian jury.
Profession artist awards went
lo R. S. Alexander, first; and ,1.
S.   Shadbolt,   second.
Because very few entries were
submitted .In the photographic competition and none of them were
of a level tlu'.'t deserved a prize,
the jury was unanimous in making  no  awards.
Mu tries which did not receive
prizes become' the properly of tho
Visual Arts Committee, and either
may be or will be usel on university  Christ ini'.-s cards.
Lawyers Aid
Non-BC
Motorists
Out-of-province students who
drive cars without B.C. licence
plates aire liable to fines up to
$25. Several students have already received summonses.
A meet in?; of all those affected or
those who art' liable to be affected will he held Wednesday at
■i .'•'■' in the coin mon room of the
Law Mbrivry. Tliere will he a discussion on the best procedure to
follow for thosie who have received summonses as well as possible
way to rectify the present policy.
m
"KillI support of this effort Is
urged as It is not likely that amy
remedial action can be taken tin.
less there is evidence that a sufficient numlber of .students are In
terested In organizing the meeting-
At present only tourists are ex-i
empted   from   getting   B.C.   plates!
H they lu.*ve a registration sticker
or a customs  permit.
In addition, all persons who reside in the province for more than
six consecutive months are requir.
ed to get a H.C. driver's license.
'TWEEN CLASSES
Davies
UN Club
Speaker
»peaking on "The Quest for
Power Between Churchill and
Bevan" at the U.N. sponsored noon
balk in Arts 100 today, will be Dr.
Geoffrey Davies of the history department, avles ls well equipped
to speak on Britain in the election year as he spent the past summer as a visiting professor at Cambridge. He received his masters
degree at Cambridge several years
ago.
Jazzsoc will meet In the Brock
double committee room on Tuesday at 12:30. Terry Garner will
speak on big bands.
Civil Engineering Club will present the film ''Erection ot 250 foot
Through Truss over the Skeena
River" Mr. R. C. Harris, erection
engineer for Dominion Bridge, will
introduce the film and explain the
method used to erect the bridge.
Place ls Engineering 200 and time
is   1L':'J0   noon,   Tuesday,   Nov.   27.
v       •r       n*
"Is the B.C. Electric Taking l's
for a Ride?" will be the topic ol
Mrs. Laura Jamieson's address to
a public meeting in Arts 100 on
Wednesday at 12:30. She will also
deal with Municipal finance and
related 'matters. Mrs. Jamieson is a
former alderman and incumber of
tbe   Provincial   Legislature.
v       V       *r
MoGoun Cup Debating team trials
are to be held on Wednesday
night at. 7:30 in the Brock Stage
Room. Prof. J. Friend Day will conduct the trials and choose the team
on basis of past and present performance. Those wishing to try out
for the team should'come prepared
to discuss the topic which will be
used In the McGoun Cup debate.
"Resolved that Western Rearmament is a treat to World Peace."
Bureau Announces 500
Xmas Positions Open
About 500 jobs for the Christmas holidays are just wating
for university students to grab them, announced university
employment officials today.      $ "
Employment bureau today announced that jobs in the post office were still available tor 500
students. Originally (post oflce of*
flolals *put out a call for 1100 students.
Although thor* have been long
queues of students waiting ln the
rain for a chance to ewrn money,
so far only 700 applications have
been received.
Employment bureau workers told
Ubyssey reporter that no students
had complained about the wage
which is 85 cents an hour. She
said the bureau felt it was a very
fair wage, especially in comparison with the 66 cents an hour
being offered to students for Jobs
on the campus. -
Students who still want one of
the 500 post office jobs can applly
until November 28. Between 12:30
and 1:30.
When approached by reporter as
to whether be is looking for a dob,
student Neil Kelly said he was but
had not yet approached the university employment 'bureau "because he wasn't looking too hard."
He said he had worked at the
post    office    before    but    quota,
Found  lt boring doing the same
thing all the time.''' unquote.
Joe Nold said he thought the
wages offered were to low. "I can
get better pay just standing,around
in a department store." ,he concluded.
Student George Steffenson agreed
that the pay was too low and seemed to echo the opinions of many
other   students.
Lib. Club
Sp
Dry Savery
Spor«orred by the Liberal Ctab,
Dr. I'apjiett Savery flpoke Friday
noon v on the Separate pchoojsi
from/a neutral viewpoint.
Stf very pointed Out that If .the
prof ince allowed teparafe schools
an/i they flopped, the B,C. people
vi'ujld have the right to chang*
i l*e law as It would become & federal  matter.
' He asked what function the seip-
mvate soluocls had whdeh could not
be performed by regular scJm»U.
He said Indoctrination of «my
sort was not compfatttrie with the
basic alms of a true university.
"The Issue Is packed with dy.
na-mite as are as the provincial
elections'are concerned," he said.
He fait that the- tax payers
should -not be tellingthe supposed
expert?, what they aliould teach.
Oa the other hand he encouraged  religious courses on campus!
McGill Starts
LendingBooks
MONTRBjCT, — (CUP) — The
McGill University Hbrary, Which
turned over Its profits to the Student's So^ty;-*w*lt «or fto>anoe
a lending library of lighter books
rom  those  same profits.
A special room in the new library building will be set aside for
this lending library. The books
will be put on open shelves from
which the students may select
what they wish to borrow.
UBC Law Faculty To Receive
Stone From Inner Temple
The entrance to the new Law Building at UBC will be
the scene of a special ceremony today at 11:30 A.M. when
W. H. M. Haldane, K.C, treasurer of the B.C. Law Society
presents a stone from England's Inner Temple to the
Faculty of Law.
The stone, an ancient fragment from the bombed nibble
of the Inner Temple in* London, was given to the British "
Columbia Law Society three years ago. It was a token
payment for the contributions made by the Law Society to  ~
the reconstruction and furnishing of the blitzed Inns of
Court in London, g;jv§ ,
The Law Society will make its gift official on Tuesday when Mr. W. H. W. Haldane Lowers the stone onto its
freshly mortared base near the entrance to the Law Building. A bronze plaque has been prepared for the occasion.
GET IN  FOCUS
Camera Club Busy With Pretty Models
Are you in Focus? What distance are you shooting at?
These are just two of the questions which were fired
back and forth between Camera Club Members Wednesday
night at the Portrait session.**' 	
portrait   salon,   which   vvill   bo
Hen Hill-Tout, club advisor,
followed up his series o'* lectures on portraiture with ;i
|ii*;uil ienl demonstration and
sii'oUe on Mie vnrioiis types nt*
li'ehtin*-; and poslru;. Following
this, tho inein.beVs experimented posln;; two lovely models
lo linim; out tiie various facial
features  Ihey  wished to .stress.
The clubs darkroom lias been
like a bee-hive this week with
llie members, preparing for the
held   Wednesday   nt   .l2:.*lo   in
Arts *>ns.
A series of Noon hour lectures nre scheduled for the
spring term by Vancouver professional photographers. The
highlight of the spring term
will be a lebturo by Mr. Nichol,
of Munshaw dolor Service.
You need not own an expensive camera or have any knowledge of dark room work, Lets
get  In  Focus!
EYES RIGHT
It's n mtodel Pagt Two
THE UBYSSEY
Tuesday, November 27, 1951
THE
MEMBER CANADIAN UNIVERSITY PRESS
Authorised as second class mall by the Post Office Dept. Ottawa. Student subscriptions
$1.20 per year (included in AMS foes). Mail subscription $2.00 pr. year. Single copies
five .cents. Published throughout the University year by tho Student Publications Hoard
of the Alma Mater Society, University of Hrltlsh Columbia. Editorial opinions expressed
herein are those of the editorial staff of the Ubyssey, aud not necessarly those of the
Alma Mater Society or of the University.
Offices in Brock Hall, Phone ALma 1624           For display advertising, phone ALma 3253
EDITOR-IN-CHIEF LES ARMOUR
EXECUTIVE EDITOR—ALLAN GOLDSMITH MANAGING EDITOR—DOUG HEAL
News Editor, Alex MacCuMllvray; City Editor, Dennis Blake; CUP Editor, Sheila Kearns;
Women's Editor, Florence McNeil; Fine Arts Editor, John Brockington; Copy Editor,
Jean Smith. Director of Photography Bruce Jaffary,
Senior Editor—JOt SCHLEStNGE>ft
F
It's too bad that Student Council didn't
think of charging admission to its special
•meeting last Thursday night.
In fact, after a weekend's reflection, we
are erttrenflely sorry that we sent our Executive Editor tathe session instead of our Drama
Critic.
The Farce in Three Acts featuring Come-
<*U«ni Sparling and Neen, straight-man Lintott and chorus girl Joan MacArthur turned
o|it to be a rare piece of entertainment.
Featuring a two-hour windmill-tilting
display aimed at the Ubyssey which provid-
•4 a neat veneer for a real old fashiqped
t^lodrama in which comedian-heros plotted
^.overthrow of the villains, Lyon and An-
4««sont the show came off almost without a
hitch.
Some of the best laughs came in Act
•Qae during which Mr. Sparling, red-faced
«nd panting, kept the tiny audience in hy-
Itfrtcs with a fantastic web of well-chosen
\WitrUths timed at proving that The Ubyssey
WU a liar,
M\s improvisition ort the theme "Mr. Robinett didn't say that at all," repeated throughout the show, brought well-earned laughs
from Ubyssey staffers who had just received
A Time For Action
Winter is nearing.
The barrage of government speakers
claiming that immigration is the cure for
Canada's economic ills and the basis of her
«eourity, has ceased.
'      The trade unions have picked. up the
■ball and are throwing it right back.
The "flood" of immigrants, they say, is
creating unemployment. Newly arrived immigrants cannot find jobs, and when they do
so, it is at the expense of Canadians.
This is the seasonal fluctuation of Canadian opinion and policy on immigration. *
It is about time the trade unions realized
that when 100,000 people are admitted into
the country, they represent not only an increase in the, labour supply, but also increased
consumption.
We constantly look south of the border
and decry our lower wages and higher prices
of manufactured goods. Our railways are a
chronic problem because of the low density
of population per mile of track.
A larger population, a larger body of tax-
GUEST EDITORIAL
a protaiise of a letter from the athletic boss
which will repeat his quote in Friday's Ubyssey: "I definitely agree with Thf; Ubyssey
stand. You should have had a unanimous
vote of confidence, and you can quote me on
that."
But perhaps funniest of all was Mr.
Neen's show in Act Two during which he
paraded his ghost staff "capable of taking
over The Ubyssey at a moment's notice."
Under persistent cross-examination from
the "villains" of the piece, Mr. Neen conceded that none of his "staff" had any real experience, but, with all trenchant idealism inherent in traditional melodrama he insisted,
to the huge delight of crowd, "we can do it
anyhow, we can, we can, we can."
The third act a delightful see-saw between the heros and villains about who ought
to resign turned out to be less amusing.
Perhaps straight-man Lintott played his
part a bit too well.
His sincerity, by sharp contrast to the
comediens, was far too obvious.
All in all though, with a little advertsing
and a 25 cent admission charge, the AMS
could make money with the show any day.
LES ARMOUR.
payers, more consumers," and a larger working force would alleviate the situation.
However, if a policy of stepped immigration is adopted, the government will have
to go about it in a manner, somewhat different from present practice.
Right here, on the grounds df this university, we have splendid example of bungling and erratic handling of immigration.
A group of 80 newly arrived immigrants
is temporarily housed the Youth Training
Centre at Acadia Camp.
At the moment they are tramping the
streets of Vancouver searching for work. They
are handicapped by the fact that only a few
of them speak any English at all.
The National Employment Service has,
up to now, been ineffective in finding them
jobs, although they are willing to take any
work.
They are willing to go anywhere; to logging Camps canneries or Kitimat.
Thoy came here in search of the B.C.
boom. Now they are waiting for the boom
to catch up with them,     —LES ARMOUR.
Numerous student councillors seem disturbed about the lack of interest in activities
Sponsored by the Alma Mater Society and
the diversion of student energies into widespread and varied club functions. This matter
arose over the decision of the Undergraduate
Societies Committee not to accept councils
offer of a uniform sweater design for the
entire University rather than the Faculty
sweaters on sale now.
Certain councilors were also distressed at
the idea of decentralized groups being desirous of printing individual yearbooks. Unfortunately the persons pondering the situation regarded the ambitions of thc smaller
groups as a sign of a sick University. Anything is further from the truth.
To achieve University spirit, we must
have a rival. Before we can hope to match
the esprit de corp of Eastern Universities wo
must be in contact with another similar* institution. Washington because of its dissimilar
scholastic system and atheletic set up will
not serve that need.
Until we have a common cause the University is bound to break into many factions
who will enjoy rivalry and competition
amongst themselves. This rivalry at its worse
is a healthy sign in any institution.
Unlike McGill which rivals the University of Montreal, or Queens, Western, McMaster and University of Toronto which vie
for honours in sports and University functions we have no competition. The students
at out* University have no contacts with
members of other similar institutions and
certainly Vancouver is little enough College
concious to have an interest in other Universities.
A standard University sweater will sell,
and one yearbook will suffice only when the
University students have a common cause, a
common rival, and the resulting ambition to
unite for the glory of the School. Until then
diversified ambitions of clubs and Undergraduate groups should be regarded as an
indication of a spirited student body.
—RON FOXALL.
ERING WITH  BLAKE
Souse Sees Beer Solution
By  DENNI8  BLAKE
Vancouver bas been almost
totally dry for approximately
three weeks now.
This ia, to say the least, deplorable. Down through tho
years, Saturday night in the
Qeorgja has ibecom* a tradition with UBC souses.
Now all that Is past, Yet
where is- the war of protest?
Where' u*re Uhe hordes march-
ilng on the breweries? In short,
what  the  hell??
Can lt be that the local bra
nd! of Alcoholics Uproarious
lack spirits? Well, yes, but
that's not the point. What we
need is concerted ucitlon. If
you come oiit l&th Ave to
school, pelt the strikers with
,empty lemon extract bottles
as you pass.
Blow your brains out at the
door of your favorite pub.
Show them they can't jiush
you around.
If Btfntethtng Isn't done about
the situation soon there are
likely to be drastic repercus.
atone;  some people may even
pass the Christmas exams.
As any fool can see (I see),
this would disrupt the entire
scholastic schedule; uo one'
can expect the profs to teach
a full class after Christmas-
it's ridiculous.
So let's go, drunkards, with
tongues waving In tthe breeze,
and noses gleaming like beacons In 'the night. *
On! On! to . . .complete
this sentence In one word or
less, and we wjll send you absolutely free a membership' ln
the WCTU.
Citffofi    EC Students
pilloried, ostracized and diamned,
we venture to propose as am im-
mediate step that the Government
appoint a Royal Commission of one
or of thirae prsons to inquire into
this problem and to make recom-
memdiatkme.".
Further comment on this a-rtlele
to unnecessary.
Alf Clarke, \st year law.
Once again our Ubyssey editor, Les Armour, has waved his
magic wand and settled for all time one of the problems of the
day. $ —
I refer to his recent editorial en-
sey. The browbeaten campus mind
titled "Disaster Me" atppearing to
the Tuesday edittion of the Uby«-
Is ex,peoted to 'bow in humble submission to his dogmatic statements that the proposed Integration ot separate and public sohools
must necessarily -result ln "a major sooial disaster."
It Is possible that our editor may
be wading in water that is too
deep?
Am authority on the subject, Mi*.
Harry Perry, at present Managing
director of tbe Prince Rupert News
and at one time Minister of Edu.
cation for our province states in
an article first published in hls
papeir.
"One cannot n&y the problem does
not exist. It will become more acute unless dealt with in the near
future.
"There is of course,, the powerful majority in B.C. who are committed to an exclusive type of
secular education ln our public
schools.
"On the other hand, there Is a
powerful minority who conscientiously desire timt their children
should receive an education tempered with religion.
Editor, The Ubyssey
Mr. Oeorge Rohn's Tolstolali-tdt-
led editorial ln Friday's Ubyssey
is most intrlgung. We may assume
he is correct in stating that peace
awl wc*r are not "integral conceptions" implying "ultdmate good and
ultimate evil." Perhaps good and
evil are not ^themselves integral
conceptions, although Mr. Rohn
seems to assume they are.
The problem of ulWmates ls strictly one for the philosophers.
(Anyone interested can spend
three months discussing it ln any
of the elemementary philosophy
courses, and be lucky to reach a
conclusion.)
Mr. Rohn implies that peace Mid
war,  being "merely two opposite
conditions of sooiety, "cannot be
Up to the present this minor- j considered in any final sense,
ity   (not  entirely   Ci'tholic)   have
provided   the  entire  education of
■their   children   v.dtlioul   amy   cost
whatever to the State, ln this res
pect, they Iiiave saved millions of
dollars to the taxpayers. In addi.
tiun they have as tax property-
owning parents, pid their school
taxes to support the State public
Miool system trom which their
ihildren derive no bonelt.''
Air. Perry goes on to «;>•>■ :
"As law-abjdiiuis citizens we
should abide hy the law. Hut Con-
scieine knows no law but Conscience. Hence, in democratic, states losisL'.ton has hesui provided on
many maters fbr conscientious objectors.
"Lt\t?l»laition should be by the
WeilJ o the majority, but iln a truly
democratic, society the majority
should realize and exercise its
high responsibility of being fair
and reasonable towards the claims
of the minorities.
"We have r. problem of a lnln.
ority In regard to education. It
should be considered by all fair-
minded people in a spirit of responsibility, of siageness, tolerance
and uiule>r,Hti*.-iidl*ng.
The problem is hero and Mr.
Perry also believes that it cu.n be
settled. Be concluded his article
as  follows:
"This article Is wril.toii hy a
ProtestiwLt to provoke SBi-ious
(lioiijjlit and 'tolerant consideration
of a  problem on  the horizons.
"At the risk oil 'being [misunderstood,   miisiinterproted,   caluninied,
Hardly pausing for breath, he
goes on to ta*lk of justice and injustice, clearly indicating that lie
considers them to be ultimate al.
ternablves.
Surely justice and Injustice are
no more definite terms than pea*ce
and war. They represent conditions of society to a greater degree
than peace and war, beccuse more
subject to the whim of public opinion.
Who is to say what is just and
unjust, any more than he eivn say
what Is good and what Is evjl?
Who can say that the concepts of
justice qm\ injustice t*.*re integral
alternatives, or that peace and
war are not? Jvoo-k to your logic,
Mr. Rohn.
Shjrley  McLeod
1st Year Low
35   YEARS OF SERVICE
TO THE  UNIVERSITY OF
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ITS FRATERNITIES
AND SORORITIES.
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TORONTO — (OUP) — Bcono-
mlcs students at the University
of Toronto discussed their theoretical problems in the eyes of the
cold, cruel world, wma a discus:
s ion group moved from the Been-
omilos building on Bloor Street to
a restaurant across the road.
Dinner in the iback room at Diana
Sweets saw about 25 istudents, ac.
compacted by their tutor, walk in
pull a number of tables together,
and begin the discussion group.
The scholars were part of the first
year pass economics class.
The discussion, over coffee r.*nd
milkshakes, seemed to proceed
quite satisfactorily, In epjte of
noises from other tables, and one*
student's manipulation of sugar-
cube "dice."
The igroup was forced out of
the Economics building when tf\e
heat foiled there. The university's
superintendent's office blamed
the cold on a falty motor ln the
heating plant.
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SUN UFE OFCANADA Tujsdsy, November 27,1951
THE UBYSSEY
Page Three
ii ii ini \ ir-
Scotch
Mtaf
Soda
By Flo McNeil
(News Item: Small white
niouse foutid in Publication
Board Office.)
"Of MICE AND MEN"
(Scene: Cl'flce of Ubyssey. Pub-
tern busily working—Alex Mac-
Gililvray trying to balance a
pencil on the end of his nose,
lies Arfa'dur on the floor cutting
paper dolls. Some others engaged in placing darts. Al Pothering-
ham in the corner baibbllng quietly to liiinielf.
Enter mouse, tiptoeing. Olty
Editor; Dennis Blake, juinps up
with   loud  cry.)
Dennis: How would you like
to be a reporter? It doesn't take
up much time afftf you don't have
to know how to write, and it
doesn't matter If you can't read.
Alex MaoGIHivray: He looks
Uke the type we could use tor
the aflortB department. (Mouse
climbs up Alex's leg and Jumps
on taWe.)
Alex: Listen, boy, how'd you
like to cover the Ttcklleywlnk
Gbomirtonship games tomorrow
at noon?
(Mouse  sneezes).
Alex: He agrees! He nodded
h.t» head! A new nvam tor the
spouts department! (Breaks into
wild laughter.)
Dennis: I ned a* reporter right
now. Listen MacGlllivray, you
leave my staff alone. (They be-
gin to fight violently, rolling on
the floor »n«tf:tt$i&'t'ttag Mr. Ar-,
mour's paper (mk.)
(Enter Al ddtdtsmlth.) ,
Al: I se a new addition to the
stuff. Int«ff;#iftt ioWttag rellow!
What frateiWty does he belong
to?
(Enter Elite Qdirbat and Jean
Smith. &k' Elite G6W»at and
Jean Smith.)
Les AhmlW: (picking hteWelf
up off tWB' boor). TMb rofliftt is
a .Bubvetfstvef I nntM wMte an
editorial ele^lditinig the wider,
handed metidBsi these radicals
are using. It is obvious this
Mhall 'beast Is a counciil ntamiber.
Our pretsiltwi^ rights must be
stvfeguArded-^'the h6hor or the
Board—(Al Fotheringham -notices modiie, scr&nbs, jumiis on
chair holding up pant legs.)
Al, It's an Engineer! They're
after mg again!
(DcMtg Het*l, managing editor,
mttiKtges to soothe hLm. Fother-
inghani immediately joins the
MacG'illvray • Blue right which
is st.111 ragiing. They are now
ber.'jing each other 'over the head
with   typewriters.)
Doug: (shakes head" sadly.)
We'll have to have those typewriters  fixed  again.)
(Enter Joe Schlesdnger, Senior Eftltor and Chuck Coon, col.
untwist)
Chuck: Someone waltinjf to
t«'ke over as iSdltoF-fci-fSKbt?
Joe: (Stains at mtiwse for a
miiitite. A smile fireaTcs out on
his face.) Ah, the exchange student froth Rilssita, (Congratulation, Los, (Mouse wiggles rod
ears injwl grins happily.)
CURTAIN
Phneet
Publishes
* The biogi'ttpby o a O'l-year-old
Brl'tlsih' obltikblh woman was published   recently.
THie Memoirs of an Educational
Plonlei**, by Aljce Uavonhlll, one
of B.C.'s pioneers In social service and Indian rights, deals with
the hardships and tin.ina pf her
early   years   in   this   country.
■Dr. N. A.' M. Mackenzie, wrote
a forward to the hook. Iii which
he said '"qhe traces her Intellec.
tui'.J growth I'roui clijldltood to
womanhood, and then blocks out
the various stages ol* her profe-*-
sional career from the day that, she
stalled treining in1 the field of pub-
Mc health down to the last two do
cades of her life during which, in
spite of age and physiral disablements, sbe carried ou i,* steady
eampaJgn for a better understanding of Ihe unlive tribes of thi-*
province.''
N'S
FLORENCE McNEIL—Editor
NEW INITIATES of Alpha Phi Womens' Fr.itemity entertained their District Governor,
Mrs. I. Bennett, at luncheon in Brock Hall Monday: Seated imm left! td figh4if Sttifiite
Kearns, Sylvia Moore, Bays Hodson, Mrs. Bennett, Susie Seymour, Bafos Lupch a*nd*<3wen
Fearnside. Standing left to right, Marilyn Stephens, Phyllis Kolle, lev Sflul, Margaret
Betty Nancy Nprthrup and Alice Pitcairne. ^-^=1^^
*"" ~ *'"  S	
Teaching Profession
Offers Wide Scope
, The profession of teaching offers wide opportunities to the
woman with a university education. „
A  university, degree plus a one *> -	
year education course at UHC is
necessary for an interim certlfi-
acte for high school teaching. After
two years' experience, the teacher
receives her permanent certificate
Salaries range from approximately
$2(Hjo to $4000 per annum according
to experience and position.
For elementary school work, one
requires first year university or
Senior Matriculation and one year
Normal School training. These sftl-
arips range from approximately
JlGuO to $8200 annually by th*e
same  standards  as  high  schools."
Enthusiasm, ready understand-
lug, good mental and 'physlcll
health are absolutely necessarj*,
Vnried interests are needed to simply the basis for leadership iii the
increasingly importaht extra-curricular activities. *
HAILS FROM HAVANA
I
enic
Life
Sorority life is a decided as.
set to women says Shejla Stewart, the girl who comes, all
the way from Havana, Cuba to
be the president of Pan-Hellenic en the UBC'campus.
She is the dynamic personality whose task it is to coordinate sorority activities.
This sparflng redhead was the
secretory ot this organization
FOR RENT
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Wednesd&ys on or after five,
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RIDERS   WANTED   FROM   WEST
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OBEY GLASS CASE WITH MEN'S
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LOST — THURSDAY, NOV. 22ND
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GENIORAL MKETINO BIOLOGY
Chub. Evolution, Fact or Fawlaey'"
Dr. P. A. Larkin, W. A. Sheppe,
Wed., Nov. 2S S p.m. Brock Hall.
COMMERCE WOMEN — THERK
will be a meeting of all Conunece
women on Friday at 12:30 In HO!'.
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COACHING
TWO    4TII     YEAR    CHEMISTRY j
sludenls  will  coach  or  hold  class-•
es  in Chem   I Do,  2oo, :*,0o  for students   who   require   help   in   these!
■uhjeets.     Phone     Al,     l*"i|",l,     be-|
I ween 7 and  s p.m. 2:2 - lo
last year.
As a member of Kappa Al-.
pha Theta, Sheila is very ac.
Wve.
During her first year here,
ahe partlrlpated in both the
grasshockey and swimming
teams. Now in her fourth year,
Shedla is uncertain about ber
Immediate ambitions.
When questioned about her
opinions regarding sororities
Sheila emphasizes the value of
sorority    life   to    university
women.
She believes that sororities
establish a "gjve and take" attitude for their members.
Bach girl cultivates warm
.friendships and enjoys good
times while taking part in
many worthwhile u-ctlvlfcles
and projects.      •
Sheila's message typifies
her own personality. Friendly,
full of fun, and very capable
describes the president of Pan-
Hellenic, Sheila* Stewart.
FINEST TOBACCOS
mike
tfo mott plea-tint}
rette you can
•moke!
FM'll.
TTTSMOOTH ... SATISPYIIfflft
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WINNIPEG Papel
IHE DBYSSEY
Tuesday, November 27,1951
THE   UBYSSEY   SPORTS
AL1X MocGILLIVRAY; Sport. Editor
Assistant Editors—Barry Drlnkwater and Vic Edwards
Hoop
Scene
On Friday night the
UpC Thunderbirds were
smeared   88-59   by   Seattle
Chieftains.
No doubt many of the 1200 spectators (ln a gym which seats
000) resigned themselves to the
fate of watching a team faintly resembling the footballing Thunderbirds.
•Many of tiie uneducated ln the
crowd wondered why a Uttle one-
horse college like Seattle U can
completely outclass a teaim representing 0500 students. The
answer is simple, son* coaching*
Start Young
In the mighty Yountghted
States ot America they grab the
kids in punior high and pound
the finer points of the hoop game
Into their elorgated skulls, The
junior high coach and the junior
varsity coach train their teams
In the style of play used toy the
senior team. By the time any ot
die six foot plus players reach
the varsity squad they know the
style of ball played and can concentrate on their shooting, ball-
bundling etc.
Conks (?)
In a recent Issue of Sport magazine there Is a story on a powerful high school football sqaad
in Ohio. The coach of this team
has elfht assistant coaches (this
is . high school, remember) and
has other members of his staff
scouting Junior highs.
«?very high school in the U.S.
worth <tts salt In sports competition has a college graduate heading its physical department and
therefore coaching the sohool
teetas. High school athletes are
thoroughly drilled in tundemen-
tals end enter university all set
for lnter-coleglftte competition.
A Dtfforont Story
Contrast this rosy picture with
us poor natives on the Canadian
side of the border. The majority
of high school athletes In B.C.
who gain any sor tot prominence
in their sport do so because of
thetr own individual efforts,
This ls especially true of any
high schools outside Vancouver.
The result is seen each spring at
the B.C. Inter-lgh Basketball ■
TOurnament. Teams from Kamloops, Victoria, Penticton, Mission
etc. come Into the tournament
built around one brilliant player.
Mission's Ken Bllerbeck and Port
Albernl's Twitter Hl'l were food
examples of this last year. Port
Alberni, one of the favorites for
the title, conipletelj-afolded when
the sensational Hill sprained his
ankle ahd missed the last two
games.
Its A Problem
While this system produces a
few outstanding players it poses
a slight problem for university
poaches. The coach has to take
these individualistic players and
try and fit the niluto a smooth-
working team. And while these
high-chool hotshots are developing a sensational shot of a crowd-
pleasing dribbling style they
sometimes forget the good old
fundamentals.
Ask Jack Pomfret or Jelly Andersen what It is like to have to
take players and start right back
with the simple fundementals, a
fact that places them behind the
eight-ball in competition witli
their American rivals.
Another fact that doesn't help
our basketball set-up is the downtown competition. In the rest of
the colleges which make up the
Kvergreen Conference the aim of
every 'basketball player is to
make the varsity team. This year
the Vancouver Eilers are dangling the prospects of a trip to the
Olympics before some of the UHC
players. Other Senior A and Senior B teams have lured players
away from the campus. You don't,
lose .players like Ron Hlsset,
Willis Louis, eirftf Craig without
hurting the 'Hints chances in the
Conference play. Another rival,
scholastic standing, has benched
Maury Mulhern ami Ron Stuart.
O'Briens Star In
Victory Over UBC
LEADING THE BIRDS in their three games this season
is star centre Art Philips. Art has been showing well on both
the offense and defense and is expected to be the main
bird offensive threat.
Collies Edge Birds
2-1  In Cup Contest
By VIC EDWARDS
iColllngwood's undefeated Athletics remained on that list by edging a hard fighting Varsity squad
2-1 at Callister Park.
The ColllevS win thus eliminated
the students from further Ander.
son Cup competition. <
Verslty played most of the contest with' only 10 men as Bud
Fredrickson was ejecteed from the
contest midway through the first
half.
Just after Frederickson left tbe
field Collingwood tallied their
opening counter and the score
remained at 1-0 at the half.
Varsity took up the attack Jn the
second half only to see Collingwood
increase their lead to 2-0, Undaunted by this the boys from UBC
staiged a last ditch stand to score
one goal and come clvse to scoring more. But for the fact thatTttey
were short banded they would pro-
baibly have won the game.
Manager Pete Prasloskl was not
too pleased with the refereeing.
"As far us I'm concerned," said
Pete, their ref can keep away from
our team."
The referee in question ls Frank
Lee.
Mike Puhaoli again put on a
ureal display of goal tending while
out front Bill Walters played a
sterling game and notched Var.
slty's goal.
UBC Chiefs appeared listless
after their surprising game against the Thunderbirds last Thursday
and dropped a 3-0 game to North
Van. Celtics. .The Chiefs backs
couldn't seem to kick the ball effectively and even when they did
the forw&.rd wall was very weak.
<$> On Friday night, 1200
UBC basketball fans watched Seattle University Chief-
tans sweep to a convincing
38-59 victory oyer the grounded 'Birds. Coach Al Bright-
man, saddened by his teams
poor display, moaned "Those
Chiefs can't seem to get moving this weekend." Well,
such is life.
The Chieftains, an Independent
team, iplaying ln no fixed conference, have a stiff 35 game schedule ahead of them, and will be
competing with some of the most
powerful teams on the Pacific
Coast.
The Seattle squad opened with
a fast breaking style of play,
which netted them 6 points in
the first four minutes of the
game, The undaunted UBC'ers
however recovered from the shock
and 'iel(l their own tor twenty
tninutes, The guarter ended with
a 23-16 point lead for the Chief-,
tains.'
In the second quarter, Coach
Al Brigbtman benched his entire
first string. This move did not
help the -Birds, as the visitors
built up a 14 to 11 lead in this
stanza.
Seattle proved without a doubt
their bench strength, which may
be one big reason why the Washington Huskies refused to do battle with Al Brightman's collection
of   savages.
Johnny Southcott, and centre
Art Philips, the two key players
in the UBC attack were mainly
responsible for holding down the
score to a 7-27 lead for the
Chieftains, at the half-way mark.
Seattle's score skyrocketed in
the third quarter, when John
O'Brien went on a second half
scoring spree, as they outpointed
30  to  10.
In the fourth stanza, Seattle
made a supreme effort to hit the
90 point mark, but failectto do so,
when UBC sank two field goals of
their own, to end the scoring in
a 88-5!) point lead for the Chieftains, i
John O'llrien topped all scorers
with 20 points, thus maintaining
his last season's game average.
Whittles and eHlgglns, followed
their team mate by splitting 28
points between them.
Southcott showed best for
UBC with 13. with Ralph Hud
son 10, being next best.
Hockey Squad Meets
PNE Wed. For Lead
The feature game of the young hockey season will
headline Wednesday's weekly hockey night when UBC
Thunderbirds and the PNE Indians clash for the league's
leadership at the Forum.
The two teams are deadlocked in the league race, the
Thunderbirds having lost only one game and the Indians
while undefeated were knocked off their top position when
they lost a disputed game decision.
Nine o'clock is the time at the Vancouver Forum.
Chief Rugby Squad
Wins Over Rowers
Rugger took over Varsity
Stadium ^Saturday afternoon,
the Tisdall Cup Series, UBC
when in the opening game of
Chiefs whacked the Rowing
Club 8-0.
Undoubtedly hurt by the loss
o ffive regulars, including latest
cripple Captain Gerry Main, injured during the last practice
session, the Chiefs showed their
worst form of the year, Repeated K
failures ln passing, particularly
by the three-quarter line was the
main weakness, but it was evident, too, that the forwards were
out of condition. :
Stan Clark, late in the first
half, intercepted a Bowing Club
pass, and catching the Bower
defence unawares, scampered over
4he line to put Varsity ahead.
BillMulholland added two more
points as he split the uprights
with a perfect kick.
It was in the second half, however,  that the Chief's weaknes-**
ses 'became most noticeable. Time
NEW YOBK — (Special) — ln-
ter-col laglate athletics is getting a
rough going over right now*
The biggest blow was struck in
New York where, gambler Salva-
tore Solazzo, and 14 basketball
players were sentenced for their
part In the hoop fix scandal.
In Issuing the sentences, general sesstons Judge Paul Streit, painted a sordid pljture of fraud, for.
gery and corruption as the background for tiie scandal. He also
.warned thit an "atomic athletic
scandal" may explode at any time.
The Judge .also sakl that "football playefs are bought and paid
for" in the same manor aa those
he  was sentencing.
after time promising three-quarter attacks were thwarted because
of the luck of passing.
The second try resulted from
one of these attacks which did
come off. Kay Cocking, after
snatching the hall from a scramble, heaved it out to Stan Clark
who promptly passed to Georgia
Pull. Showing the deceptive running and quick-thinking ability,
which distinguished him ln Am*
icun Football. Pull evaded two
tacklers and passed back to Clark
befose being bsought down. Clark
plunged through to register his
and the Chief's second threepolnt-
er.
In the remaining first division
games Vindex Club, winners of
the Miller Cup, continued their
victory march by blanking Meralomas 8-0. South Burnaby ahd Ex-
Brlttania fought to a 3-3 tie
while the North Shore All-Blacks
took the Barbarians from West
Van.  10-3.
Varsity did not fare so well
In second division play. The Bra
ves to a 3-3 tie, but the Tama-
hawks absorbed a terrific defeat, being trounced by Vindex
19-0.
Victoria students can fly home
at Christmas and save $2.'80. Need
28 students on Dec. 18th and 28
students on Dec. 19th to complete
two charter Trips. Planes will leave
at approximately 6 p.m. each night.
Both planes return Jan. 2nd at 9
p.m.
Total cost — $8.50. (ncludes
plane a*nd bus fares.)
See   Dave   Allen,   Koom   2,   Hut
17,   Fort   Camp   or   Frank    Wills,
Room 24a, Hiologicul Science Hldg. i
Tell   your  friends.   Make   reserva
tious by Dec. 30th.
Parnell Wins
Country Run
Vancouver Branch Office — 402 W. Pender Street
ERIC V. CHOWN, LLB., Branch Manager
One  o  Canada's  brightest hopes
in the Olympics next year—but how.
i* earing the colors of an  Auienlcan j
College    11111 Parnell of North Van-:
couviM*  won  the  PNW  cross  country   championship   on   Friday   held
on the UBC campus. i
It was strictly an American
show as fur a*s Individual results |
were concerned.fl The* first 10 run-;
ners to cross the finishing line all .
represented colleges and unlversl-'
Ues from across the line, although J
Phil Matson. holder of the old j
junior record, who finished 5th.
halls from the Caprtta-1 City. !
A   senior   at   Wash/ingtoit   State
College.    Parnell    negotiated    the
I rugged four mile course in 20 mln.
I utes    17   and   S-lnths   seconds.   IV
Meyer   of   Washington   ci.me      lu
second  and  Portland's Bill Pendleton  was third.
In the junior event VV. Reiser
from Oregon State College set a
new record with a time o 14 minutes   and   20  seconds.
Results are a.s follows: Senior!
Event-H. Parnell. WSC; D. Meyer, VVU.n.; Pendleton, PU.P.: Mat-
son, WSC; L. Monoya, WSC; B.
Nystroin, WU.T. Sauer. WSC; B.
L. I/angston. P.U.P.; Ryan, WU.
(!.;  Stimae, WSC
Junior events: J. Downes, WSC;
A. Martin. OS: N. Ruder, WSC;
J.   Mrtimmet,   UBC.
WSC finished first in the senior
event with Washington second and
UBC third. Ore go copped the junior title with  llllC coming second.

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